STANLEY WAYNE MATHIS
by Dale Ricardo Shields
“I read somewhere many years ago while working on the West Coast (The Jelly’s Last Jam workshop at The Mark Taper Forum) “Fame is what others give you. Sucess is what you give yourself.” – Stanley Wayne Mathis
STANLEY WAYNE MATHIS has performed on The Great White Way in Broadway productions such as: Oh Kay! which won him The 1991 Fred Astaire Award for Best Dancer, starring Brian Stokes Mitchell, Jelly’s Last Jam staring Gregory Hines, written and directed by George C. Wolf. The Lion King directed by Julie Taymor. You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown with Roger Bart and Kristin Chenoweth. Kiss Me Kate starring Marin Mazzie and Brian Stokes Mitchell. Wonderful Town directed and choreographed by Kathleen Marshall, starring Donna Murphy and Jennifer Westfeldt, and later with Brooke Shields. He is presently on Broadway in Nice Work If You Can Get It.
Nice Work If You Can Get It, with Kelli O’Hara, Matthew Broderick and Stanley Wayne Mathis on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre (2012)